SHIP'S DECK LOG SHEET
TIMEORDERCSESPDDEPTHRECORD OF ALL EVENTS OF THE DAY image
0000-0400
2335ASSUMED THE WATCH ANCHORED IN SINGAPORE HARBOR AT MAN-OF-WAR ANCHORAGE, USING SIXTY FATHOMS OF CHAINON PORT ANCHOR. ANCHOR BEARING IS BEING CHECKED EVERY HALF HOUR TO MAINTAIN ANCHORAGE WITHING 300 YARD RADIUS.
SOPA IS RADM W.L. HARRIS EMBARKED IN RANGER. THE SHIP IS IN CONDITION OF READINESS IV WITH MATERIAL CONDITION YOKE SET THROUGHT THE SHIP. THE SHIP IS CURRENTLY ON (4) FOUR BOILERS AND (6) SIX GENERATORS ON THE LINE.
0000ANCHOR BEARS 251 AT 300 YARDS WITH A LIGHT STRAIN
0035ANCHOR BEARS 255 AT 290 YARDS WITH A LIGHT STRAIN
0100ANCHOR BEARS 263 AT 280 YARDS WITH A LIGHT STRAIN
0105AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH REPORTED ALL SECURE
0135ANCHOR BEARS 270 AT 300 YARDS WITH A LIGHT STRAIN
0200AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH REPORTED ALL SECURE, FIRES LIT UNDER 1B AND 2B BOILERS
0210ANCHOR BEARS 270 AT 320 YARDS WITH A LIGHT STRAIN
0245ANCHOR BEARS 269 AT 310 YARDS WITH A LIGHT STRAIN
0310ANHOR BEARS 274 AT 310 YARDS WITH A LIGHT STRAIN
M.I. SCHEIR, ENS, USNR
0400-0800
0339ASSUMED THE WATCH ANCHORED AS BEFORE
0343ANCHOR BEARS 280T AT 280 YARDS 8 O'CLOCK LIGHT STRAIN
0405AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH, ALL SECURE
0405ANCHOR BEARS 310T AT 250 YARDS UP AND DOWN NO STRAIN
0435ANCHOR BEARS 323T AT 230 YARDS 11 O'CLOCK LIGHT STRAIN
0505AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH, ALL SECURE
ANCHOR BEARS 311T AT 180 YARDS 11 O'CLOCK MODERATE
0535ANCHOR BEARS 290T 150 YARDS UP & DOWN NO STRAIN
0558AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH ALL SECURE
0607ANCHOR BEARS 320T 150 YARDS UP & DOWN NO STRAIN
0633OBSERVED SUNRISE
0700ANCHOR BEARS 318T AT 175 YARDS 11 O'CLOSK LIGHT
0725AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH ALL SECURE
0730ANCHOR BEARS 316T AT 200 YARDS NO STRAIN
R.A. HORNE, LT, USN

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0800-1200
0745ASSUMED THE WATCH, MOORED AS BEFORE
W.J. MEYERS LT USN
0823ASSUMED THE WATCH, ANCHORED AS BEFORE
PILOT ON BRIDGE
0844TESTED SHIPS GENERAL CHEMICAL AND COLLISION ALARMS. TEST SATISFACTORY
0846TESTED SHIPS WHISTLES. TEST SATISFACTORY
0848LT. MCQUAID ASSUMED THE CONN
0849S/E/A/1/3
P/E/B/1/3
L/25/K078
0854COMMENCED HEAVING ANCHOR
0857SHIP IS UNDERWAY SHIFTED COLORS
S/E/A/2/3
0900A/A/1/35999 RPM
0902STEADY078CHK 082
0905RECEIVED SHIPS DAILY ROUTINE BEFORE GETTING UNDERWAY DRAFT REPORT AS FOLLOWS AT TIME 0700 DISPLACEMENT 79,400; DRAFT MEAN 36'4"; FORWARD: 35'4"; AFT: 37'4"; LIST 1 STARBOARD
0920R/25/R081
0922STEADY081CHK 085
0930R/25/RPILOT DEPARTED BRIDGE
E/R/R/15
0933STEADY090CHK 094
0934C/L/H088
0936STEADY088CHK 092
0941A/A/2/310
0944C/R/H089
0945STEADY089CHK 093
0946CRH090
STEADY090CHK094
0947C/S1257RPM
0950A/A/STD1572 RPM
1013C/R/H092
1014STEADY092CHK 097
1020C/R/H095
C/C096
1021STEADY096CHK 100

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0800-1200 (CONT)
1023C/C099
1024STEADY099CHK 104
1040L/7/R078
1043STEADY078CHK 081
1048A/A/FULL1886 RPM
WOUND AND COMPARED SHIPS CHRONOMETERS
1059AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH REPORTED ALL SECURE
C/5/7066
1103STEADY066CHK 069
1105C/L/H064
1106STEADY064CHK 067
1109C/C063
1110STEADY063CHK 065
1113C/L/H060
1114STEADY060CHK 064
1115R/10/R064
1116STEADY064CHK 067
1121C/R/H065
1122STEADY065CHK 069
1132HORSBURGH LIGHT ABEAM TO STARBOARD
1134C/L/H066
STEADY066CHK 070
1136SECURED THE SPECIAL SEA AND ANCHOR DETAIL
J.J. McQUAID, LT, USN
1200-1600
1137ASSUMED THE WATCH UNDERWAY AS BEFORE
LT. JOHNS ASSUMED THE CONN
1158AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH REPORTED AL SECURE
1211R/5/R090
1212C/C080
1214STEADY080CHK 084
1224ENS SCHULTZ ASSUMED THE CONN
1245R/5/R110
1256AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH REPORTED ALL SECURE
1255STEADY110CHK 110
1322SET EMCON CONDITION BRAVO
1358AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH REPORTED ALL SECURE
1359R/7/R160
1403STDY160CK 165

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1200-1600 (CONT)
1404C/S5
1407R/5/R170
1411STDY170CK 175
1416R/5/R200
1427STDY200CK 204
1457AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH ALL SECURE
1503LTCDR FANT ASSUMED THE CONN
1505L/20/R110
1506A/A/FULL1886 RPM
1508E/R/L/15
1514STDY110CK 114
1525C/B2096 RPM
V.M. JOHNS, LT, USN
1600-1800
1535ASSUMED THE WATCH, UNDERWAY AS BEFORE
1536RECEIVED SHIP'S ENLISTED MUSTER REPORT AS FOLLOWS: [See image]

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1600-1800 (CONT)
[continued enlisted report]
1602COMMENCED STEERING CASUALTY DRILL TO TRIM THE RUDDERS, AFT STEERING TOOK CONTROL.
1605AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH REPORTED ALL SECURE
1609COMPLETED STEERING CASUALTY, AFT STEERING SHIFTED CONTROL TO THE BRIDGE USING PORT UNITS AND STBD CABLES
1652R/7/R157
1653E/R/R/5
1659STDY157CK 161 PSTGC AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH REPORTED ALL SECURE
1700ADVANCED ALL CLOCKS ONE HALF HOUR TO CONFORM WITH HOTEL TIME ZONE
1731LT DODDS ASSUMED THE CONN
T.J. CURLEY, LTJG, USN
1800-2000
1746ASSUMED THE WATCH, UNDERWAY AS BEFORE
1753AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH REPORTED ALL SECURE
1755SET LIGHTING MEASURE NORMAL TO TEST NAVIGATIONAL LIGHTS
1802COMPLETED TEST OF NAVIGATIONAL LIGHTS, ALL LIGHTS BRIGHT LIGHTS
1906SET LIGHTING MEASURE NORMAL. OBSERVED SUNSET.
R.I. PEARCE, LT, USN
2000-2400
1942ASSUMED THE WATCH UNDERWAY AS BEFORE
1943ENS. BOLLER ASSUMED THE CONN.
2003MANNED ALL STARBOARD SIDE REPLENISHMENT STATIONS
2018ASSUMED TACTICAL COMMAND OF THE USNS NAVASOTA (106)
2029TURNED NAVASOTA TO 340 AT 15 KTS
2044R/5/R165
2047STDY165CK 169

TIMEORDERCSESPDDEPTHRECORD OF ALL EVENTS OF THE DAY image
2000-2400 (CONT)
2048CAPTAIN ASSUMED THE CONN
2050R/5/R170
2052STDY170CK 175
2056L/5/R165
2058STDY165CK 170
2104L/5/R160
2105STDY160CK 165
L/5/R150
2107STDY150CK 154 CROSSED EQUATOR AT 105 57.5 EAST
L/10/R
2108L/7/R
L/10/R
2111L/5/R005NAVASOTA DESIGNATED AS GUIDE
2112STDY005CK 359
L/2/R
2113R/AMID/S
2115ST/AR/BD347
2117STDY347CK 338
2118L/2/R
C/C340
2119C/C341.5
2120C/C340GOLDSBOROUGH ORDERED TO LIFEGUARD STATION
C/C339
C/C340/5
C/C338
2121STDY338CK 328
2122CDR TAYLOR ASSUMED THE CONN
2124C/C339SECURED FROM FLIGHT QUARTERS, SET AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH
C/S1886 RPM
2125C/C339.5CONN SHIFTED TO AUX CONN
2134C/S1991 RPM
2137ENERGISED TASK LIGHTS
2141A/A/STD1572 RPM FIRST FLAG SET LIGHTING MEASURE GREEN
2142MANUVERING AT VARIOUS COURSES AND SPEEDS WHILE ALONGSIDE USNS NAVASOTA (106) BASE COURSE 340 BASE SPEED 155 KTS
2202AIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH REPORTS ALL SECURE
2220CDR MORRIS ASSUMED THE CONN
2246CDR CORNELIUS ASSUMED THE CONN
2306ACIRCRAFT INTEGRITY WATCH REPORTS ALL SECURE
2314LCDR MALO ASSUMED THE CONN

TIMEORDERCSESPDDEPTHRECORD OF ALL EVENTS OF THE DAY image
2000-2400 (CONT)
J.R. GULCZYNSKI LTJG USN